Caribbean Cuisine on St. Thomas

Caribbean culinary preparations are enjoyed across the islands by people from all over the world, particularly for including savory and sweet combos, exotic produce, and unbelievably fresh seafood. When hunger strikes, you'll find there's dozens of restaurants for food prepared in this style.

With many options, from the very casual attitude beloved by patrons of Coconut Cove to the amazing lunch service at Sweet Life Cafe, there is something to suit each and every traveler and every dining expectation.

Take a moment to preview the several Caribbean restaurants to be enjoyed. For each of the options, click to read the full article about its location, style, and more.

Iggie's Beach Bar & Grill

St. Thomas | (340) 693-2600

Iggie's Beach Bar & Grill

Iggie's Beach Bar & Grill is located at Bolongo Bay Beach Resort, and is a popular choice worth considering if you're thinking about visiting this part of the island. Charlotte Amalie is three miles (four and a half kilometers) to the northwest. Salty, fresh seafood and Caribbean style eats are an outstanding combo at this friendly restaurant atmosphere.

Iggies has plenty of choices for everyone who visits, whether you are looking for a quick bite from a hamburger, or to sit down at a table and order some fresh seafood. In addition, their fully stocked bar has options for those looking for a cold beer or a large tropical cocktail. More than just food an drinks though, Iggies may be best known for their night life when they have local bands, karaoke, and dancing on the sand, making Iggies a great place to have a meal or just to have fun.

Sangria's Beachside Bistro

Cowpet Bay, St. Thomas | (340) 714-7874

Sangria's Beachside Bistro, part of Elysian Beach Resort, can be found in Cowpet Bay, a neighborhood in East End; three quarters of a mile (one and a quarter kilometers) to the southeast of Red Hook. Does your whole family love pizza? If this describes your cravings, consider making this fun restaurant a done-deal, as far as your itinerary goes.

The focus at Sangria's is offering food that is fast to cook, easy to eat, and tastes good all at the same time. Their solutions include hamburgers, cheese steaks, gyro's and other sandwich like options, as well as a variety of stone oven baked personal pizzas. In addition, their most popular item is probably their sangria, which comes in both red and white.

Dinghy's Beach Bar & Grill

Water Island | (340) 227-5525

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Dinghy's Beach Bar & Grill is a smart choice for vacationers who are going to check out the island; it is 2.5 miles to the south west of Charlotte Amalie. Though they're broadly known for Caribbean culinary creations, this potential favorite boasts about their hamburgers and pizza.

The menu here is quite eclectic with offerings including American, Caribbean, Mexican, and Caribbean favorites.

Havana Blue

Bellevue, St. Thomas | (340) 715-2583

Havana Blue is located in Bellevue, a neighborhood on St. Thomas; a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the south-southeast of Charlotte Amalie. Though one might say the overall focus is food with Caribbean flair, the kitchen at Havana Blue serves up an awful lot of seafood and tapas.

Located right above SandBar, the restaurant has an intense and rustic decor that gives it the elegant and romantic setting it deserves. As the constant flow of robust flavors and spices fills the dining space, customers can get cosy while enjoying their ocean views and delectable meals.

Sunset Grill

Bellevue, St. Thomas | (340) 776-8500

Sunset Grill is a part of Frenchman's Reef & Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort. If you're curious, Charlotte Amalie is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the north-northwest. Hoping to have hot, shareable plates of food in a breezy, no-fuss environment? You'll quite like the mellow set-up and menu at this establishment.

Sunset Grill has a selection of meals that include both American and Caribbean flavors, offering something that is both familiar and new to many visitors, including their variations on Jerk Chicken, swordfish, and Tuna.

Caribbean Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Bleuwater 0.7 mi. Southeast of Central Red Hook Caribbean (340) 775-3333
Caribbean Fusion Central St. Thomas Caribbean (340) 777-8800
Coco Blue Restaurant 1.6 mi. East of Central Maroon Town Caribbean (340) 774-7253
Coconut Cove 0.7 mi. Southeast of Central Red Hook Caribbean (340) 775-3333
Coconuts Bar & Grill Downtown Charlotte Amalie American, Caribbean (340) 774-0099
Cruzan Beach Club 1.6 mi. East of Central Maroon Town Caribbean (340) 775-6550
Cuzzin's Caribbean Restaurant & Bar Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean (340) 777-4711
Dinghy's Beach Bar & Grill 2.5 mi. South West of Central Charlotte Amalie American, Caribbean (340) 227-5525
Fat Turtle 0.8 mi. East-Southeast of Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean (340) 775-8328
Fish Tails 1.5 mi. East of Central Maroon Town American, Caribbean (340) 714-3188
Gladys' Café Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean (340) 774-6604
Havana Blue 1.7 mi. Southeast of Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean, Fusion, Latin American (340) 715-2583
Iggie's Beach Bar & Grill 2.8 mi. Southeast of Central Charlotte Amalie Caribbean (340) 693-2600
Island Time Pub 1.6 mi. East of Central Maroon Town Caribbean, International (340) 774-2929
Jen's Island Cafe And Deli Downtown Charlotte Amalie American, Caribbean (340) 777-4611
Latitude 18 1.9 mi. East of Central Maroon Town Caribbean (340) 777-4552
Lobster Grille 2.8 mi. Southeast of Central Charlotte Amalie Caribbean, Eclectic (340) 775-1800 ext. 2500
Mangrove Restaurant 1.3 mi. East of Central Anna's Retreat Caribbean (340) 779-8809
Mimi's Seaside Bistro 2.8 mi. Southeast of Central Charlotte Amalie Caribbean (340) 775-2081
Mojo's Rum & Surf Shack 0.9 mi. Southeast of Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean (340) 775-6656
North Side Bistro & Brewery 2.2 mi. Northwest of Central Charlotte Amalie Caribbean (340) 775-5098
Oceana Restaurant & Wine Bar 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean (340) 774-4262
Palms Court Harborview 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean, Continental (340) 774-5292
Petite Pump Room Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean (340) 776-2976
Sabroso Restaurant 0.6 mi. West of Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean (340) 626-9054
SandBar 1.6 mi. Southeast of Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean, Latin American (340) 715-7263
Sangria's Beachside Bistro 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Red Hook Caribbean, Mediterranean (340) 714-7874
St Peter Greathouse & Botanical Gardens 1.8 mi. Northwest of Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean (340) 774-4999
Sugarcane Grille Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean (340) 774-8056
Sunset Grill 1.7 mi. Southeast of Downtown Charlotte Amalie American, Caribbean (340) 776-8500
Sweet Life Cafe 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean, Vegan, Vegetarian (340) 775-2650
Trenchtown Rock Jamaican Bar & Restaurant Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean, Jamaican (340) 774-1996
Victor's New Hideout Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean (340) 776-9379
Walker's by the Sea 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Downtown Charlotte Amalie Caribbean (340) 777-5633

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If you're willing to step just outside the box, you might like distinctly different, but still related places like Ideal Restaurant which offers Trinidadian dishes.

Some of the most memorable offerings of Caribbean food in the Virgin Islands are those you wind up near unexpectedly as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. However, noting the names of a couple of interesting-sounding restaurants in your daily itinerary, will keep this aspect of your trip worry free. To find out even more regarding the types of food available to you, check out this page.

 

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